Thursday, December 18, 2008
Brandon Roy of the Portland Trail Blazers scored 52 points in a 124-119 win over the Phoenix Suns.
Saturday, December 18, 2004
Josh Smith of the Atlanta Hawks blocked 10 shots in a 90-68 loss to the Dallas Mavericks.
Allen Iverson of the Philadelphia 76ers scored 54 points in a 116-97 win over the Milwaukee Bucks.
Friday, December 18, 1992
John Stockton of the Utah Jazz dished out 22 assists in a 112-98 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.
Tuesday, December 18, 1984
Magic Johnson of the Los Angeles Lakers dished out 20 assists in a 117-116 win over the Atlanta Hawks.
Friday, December 18, 1964
Oscar Robertson of the Cincinnati Royals scored 56 points in a 111-107 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Wednesday, December 18, 1963
1-time NBA All-Star Charles Oakley was born in Cleveland, Ohio.
Tuesday, December 18, 1962
Wilt Chamberlain of the San Francisco Warriors scored 61 points in a 130-110 win over the St. Louis Hawks.
Sunday, December 18, 1960
Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors pulled down 38 rebounds in a 128-112 win over the Cincinnati Royals.
Tuesday, December 18, 1951
4-time NBA All-Star Bobby Jones was born in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Friday, December 18, 1931
5-time NBA All-Star Gene Shue was born in Baltimore, Maryland.